Weʼve raised £70 to help fund a Tobii Dynavox ACC Device for a young lady with RETT Syndrome
- Funded on Wednesday, 28th November 2018
Crowdfunding is a new type of fundraising where you can raise funds for your own personal cause, even if you're not a registered nonprofit.
The page owner is responsible for the distribution of funds raised.
Hannah, who is a young lady living with Rett Syndrome which is a rare neurological disorder resulting in a profound disability requiring 24/7 life long care.
We are raising money for the Sequel Trust in order for them to purchase a Tobii Dynavox ACC Device.
This Eye Gaze device uses an infrared bar that tracks Hannah’s eye movements allowing her to have a voice and communicate her needs, wishes and feelings.
I have supported Hannah for the past year and know the struggles she faces without the use of this device. Currently as a team we use her body language as a tool for her communication. As you can imagine this can be extremely hard for Hannah when she's trying to tell us something that we may not be able to pick up on. By having this device Hannah will be able to communicate all her wishes and as a team we will be able to communicate back to her. Imagine going a day with no voice, I tried this during a shift with Hannah and for the short period of time I tried this I felt the frustration she must face on a day to day basis.
If you would like to know more about RETT Syndrome or Hannah's journey then please send me a message.
This device will cost over £8000 so we have a long way to go and with your support and the Sequel Trusts support we will give Hannah the voice she desires.
- 8 months ago
Aaron Piper8 months ago
Share this update to help us raise more
Aaron Piper started crowdfunding
Leave a message of support
Aug 6, 2018
A lot of people helped my Emily and I am passing that along where I can. I hope you are able to get the Tobii soon!!
Jul 31, 2018
Just a little something hope you get the full amount for this youngLady
Jul 31, 2018
Well done Aaron xx
Crowdfunding stories like this
Great people make things happen
Do you know anyone in need or maybe want to help a local community cause?
Create you own page and donʼt let that cause go unfunded!About Crowdfunding